Loch Linne & Ben Nevis from Fort William
April 24, 2023
Exploring Scotland on Two Wheels – Cycling Holidays in the Highlands

Picture yourself peddling along Scotland’s rolling hills, meandering through forests, and taking in all the natural beauty that this remarkable country has to offer. With its stunning landscapes, peaceful trails, and diverse terrain, a cycling holiday in Scotland is an unforgettable experience. 

Bridge Views on the Great Glen Cycle Tour, Rooster Bike Tours
Bridge Views on the Great Glen Cycle Tour, Scotland, by Rooster Bike Tours.

Majestic Mountains and Munros Abound

Scotland is a nation packed full of majestic hills, munros and mountains, one stands taller than the rest: Ben Nevis. At 1,345 meters (4,413 feet) tall it is the highest mountain in Scotland and provides an incredible backdrop for your cycling holiday. 

Ebike at Lough Ness, Scotland, by Rooster Bike Tours.

Experience Scotland’s Natural Beauty

When you cycle through Scotland you will get to experience some of its most stunning scenery including Loch Lochy, Loch Oich, forests surrounding Loch Ness and also along the towpath of the Caledonian Canal. With spectacular single track trails, world class downhill routes and miles of meandering forest paths there is something for everyone when it comes to exploring Scotland by bike.

Mountain biking offers adventure seekers an off-road experience like no other; from thrilling downhill runs to tranquil forest paths there are plenty of options for cyclists of all levels. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just starting out we can help develop an itinerary that suits your needs and get you geared up to explore the highlands.

Scottish Graveyard, Great Glen Cycle Way, Rooster Bike Tours
Scottish Graveyard, Great Glen Cycle Way by Rooster Bike Tours.

Cycle Your Way Through History

Cycling holidays in Scotland offer more than just stunning views; they provide a unique opportunity to explore some of our country’s most iconic sites including castle ruins such as Urquhart Castle on the banks of Loch Ness. On our tours you can take time to stop at these sites so that you can take in their historical significance as well as enjoy their natural beauty from two wheels!

Scotland is an outdoor paradise that offers something for everyone – from mountain bikers looking for thrill-seeking adventures to leisurely cyclists seeking tranquil rides through picturesque forests – so why not come join us on a Scottish cycling adventure? At Rooster Bike Tours we will help design an itinerary tailored specifically for you ensuring that you get the most out of their holiday here in beautiful Scotland! So what are you waiting for? Let us show you some cycling holiday options that should be at the top of your list!